A Westener in the Philippines or a fellow Asian or from other continents of the world, one of the challenges that an Expat should expect is learning Tagalog which is the root of the Philippine national language. Some of the factors in learning any language is the money budget and the dedication and right attitude towards learning.
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April 21st, 2014 · 2 Comments
April 21st, 2014 · 3 Comments
Philippines expats must learn to value themselves by way of availing every kind of insurance that will spell comfort living and home away from home.
April 21st, 2014 · 1 Comment
Doing business in the Philippines is a good option for expats. However, you need to be well-equipped with knowledge about the Filipino way of life and some excellent business skills to survive.
April 20th, 2014 · 13 Comments
Expat jobs are plenty in the Philippines and there are several jobs that can even give you a lot of money. You can work in the entertainment industry, in the media industry or help local non-government units.
April 19th, 2014 · 97 Comments
Expats can receive a permanent resident visa in the Philippines under certain conditions. You have to have a residence in the Philippines and a bank account of a minimum of $10,000. Furthermore, expats need to be either related or married to a citizen of the Philippines.
April 19th, 2014 · No Comments
An expat medical care need in the Philippines has been fulfilled by international insurance companies, much like in some place else. Local health insurance providers are mostly focused on the local citizens and it is usually the international insurance companies that take care of foreign citizens.
April 17th, 2014 · 1 Comment
There are lots of nice renting places around the country. Most are complete with regular or even posh amenities and facilities. But the real need is renting safely in a peaceful neighborhood. What are the key elements of renting safely in a new neighborhood in the Philippines? Knowing the sound tips on this solves the problem about ninety percent.
April 16th, 2014 · 1 Comment
Medical insurance for Expat workers in the Philippines are plenty. You have individual plans, family plans and even special travel insurances for expat workers in the Philippines.
April 16th, 2014 · 7 Comments
An ideal temporary residence for an expatriate is a hotel or apartment if moving to the Philippines for the first time. The arrival of the shipment of his belongings will also take several weeks.
April 15th, 2014 · 17 Comments
Obtaining work and a working visa in the Philippines could be pretty challenging. With too many qualified Filipinos in line, waiting for their turn to be hired, the local government ensured that they are given top priority by giving expats a hard time getting around.